Communicating the Gospel: Look for Moments to Educate
By Michael Edgar Myers · August 18, 2017 • It is essential to not give the impression that music and worship are synonymous. Music is an element. It’s equally essential for musical and technical presenters to work as partners.
Communicating the Gospel: Philip and the Ethiopian Go To Church
By Michael Edgar Myers · August 17, 2017 • Whatever the environment – big or small; urban, suburban; multi-cultural – in addition to solid gospel preaching, the order of service in each of these must encompass four basic elements.
Service Planning: 8 Practices of Synchronizing Sundays
By Michael Edgar Myers · July 14, 2017 • We must confess an occasional ache for the simplicity of an acoustically perfect preaching arena as Jesus had for His Sermon on the Mount.
Values and Plumblines: Keys to Creating a Healthy Culture
By Dennis Choy · May 1, 2017 • When dealing with mistakes during a worship service, a key is to avoid doing the same mistake repeatedly, and learning from them.
Service Planning: What are Your Favorite Tools for Syncing Sunday?
By Michael Edgar Myers · March 27, 2017 • When we come together for a Service of Worship, we come as one body, and I think the body is better served when the various parts are involved and aware of the direction.
Planning Worship Like Ron Howard
By Greg Stovell · March 20, 2017 • On our planning desk at First Presbyterian in West Chester, Pennsylvania, we will have one single Sunday worship theme, surrounded by many Post-It Notes, including a collection of 20 possible praise songs.
Service Planning: Three Truths Behind Crafting A Weekend
By Micah Ogle · March 20, 2017 • Each and every week, planning for a Sunday requires meeting deadlines, working through checklists, while not forgetting that God has entrusted us to handle holy things.
Service Planning: Plan and Do Your Work for Him
By Kevin Penrod · March 16, 2017 • At meetings, recognize that you should try to be graceful and just do the best job you know how to do.
2 Reasons, 5 Tips for Church Service Planning
By Brian Wilson · March 9, 2017 • Most churches are great about planning special services like Easter or Christmas, but why can’t we spend time making sure every weekend is special?
Two-Way Street: Plan and Evaluate
By Greg Saffles · March 3, 2017 • Remember that our responsibility in the church is not to have the greatest Sunday morning services and processes, but to raise up and invest in the people God has given us.
Service Planning: Value Comes From Thinking Ahead
By David Erlandson · February 24, 2017 • The expectation is for churches to be creative, original, and fresh 52 out of 52 Sundays a year, along with extra services and events.
Creating Better Connecting To Christ Moments in Worship
By Keri Rafter · October 17, 2016 • Addressing the needs of your congregation moment by moment, for the purpose of speaking to their hearts and minds is now more important than ever.
Delegate, Plan and Empower In Lead-Up to Christmas
By Justin Firesheets · September 29, 2016 • A challenge is how to not only properly plan for the Christmas season, but how to also ensure that the near-term items on our plate get the appropriate attention.
Service Planning, Technically Speaking
By Van Metschke · July 27, 2016 • Creating an input sheet using Excel, Numbers, Word, or Pages, will help you and your audio team know where things are laid out on the stage, but also on patch bays.
The Value of Evaluations To Best Prepare For Sunday
By Stephen Brewster · July 7, 2016 • Evaluation is vital to teams that grow, and there have to have metrics attached to it.
Latest ResourceWorship Facilities Magazine, September-October 2017
The September-October 2017 issue of Worship Facilities Magazine offers a glance at a Granger Community Church, and their recent install of a Lawo audio mixing console system.